lawyers

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Summary: Persons whose profession is to give legal advice and assistance to clients and represent them in legal matters. (American Heritage Dictionary, 3d ed)

Top Publications

  1. pmc From moral to legal judgment: the influence of normative context in lawyers and other academics
    Stephan Schleim
    Department of Psychology, University of Groningen, Groningen, The Netherlands
    Soc Cogn Affect Neurosci 6:48-57. 2011
  2. ncbi Temperament profiles in physicians, lawyers, managers, industrialists, architects, journalists, and artists: a study in psychiatric outpatients
    Kareen K Akiskal
    International Mood Center, San Diego USA and French Depressive and Manic Depressive Association, Rennes, France
    J Affect Disord 85:201-6. 2005
  3. pmc Tobacco industry lawyers as "disease vectors"
    Sara D Guardino
    Public Health Advocacy Institute, 102 The Fenway, Cushing Hall Suite 117, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Tob Control 16:224-8. 2007
  4. ncbi Australian lawyers' views on competency issues in older adults
    E Helmes
    School of Psychology, James Cook University, Townsville, Queensland, Australia
    Behav Sci Law 22:823-31. 2004
  5. ncbi If an attorney wants a "friendly chat"
    John M Fitzpatrick
    LeClair Ryan, Richmond, VA, USA
    Med Econ 82:68. 2005
  6. ncbi Contingency fee legal actions in the U.S.A
    Leslie Hershkowitz
    Med Health R I 88:35. 2005
  7. ncbi Let's be realistic about countersuits
    Mark Gorney
    Med Econ 81:118. 2004
  8. ncbi The influence of opening statement/closing argument organizational strategy on juror verdict and damage awards
    Shelley C Spiecker
    Department of Communication and Journalism, Auburn University, 217 Tichenor Hall, Auburn, Alabama 36849, USA
    Law Hum Behav 27:437-56. 2003
  9. ncbi The future for peer review. Florida's constitutional amendment chills quality community
    Maureen Glabman
    Trustee 58:6-10, 12, 1. 2005
  10. ncbi Medical malpractice
    David M Studdert
    Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, USA
    N Engl J Med 350:283-92. 2004

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  1. pmc From moral to legal judgment: the influence of normative context in lawyers and other academics
    Stephan Schleim
    Department of Psychology, University of Groningen, Groningen, The Netherlands
    Soc Cogn Affect Neurosci 6:48-57. 2011
    ..the scrutiny of social cognitive neuroscience into the domain of legal decisions, investigating two groups, lawyers and other academics, during moral and legal decision-making...
  2. ncbi Temperament profiles in physicians, lawyers, managers, industrialists, architects, journalists, and artists: a study in psychiatric outpatients
    Kareen K Akiskal
    International Mood Center, San Diego USA and French Depressive and Manic Depressive Association, Rennes, France
    J Affect Disord 85:201-6. 2005
    ..With the possible exception of cyclothymia in artists, there is a paucity of data in the literature on the temperament in different professions...
  3. pmc Tobacco industry lawyers as "disease vectors"
    Sara D Guardino
    Public Health Advocacy Institute, 102 The Fenway, Cushing Hall Suite 117, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Tob Control 16:224-8. 2007
    ..The tobacco company lawyers' role in these actions was investigated with a focus on their involvement in company scientific research, claims ..
  4. ncbi Australian lawyers' views on competency issues in older adults
    E Helmes
    School of Psychology, James Cook University, Townsville, Queensland, Australia
    Behav Sci Law 22:823-31. 2004
    b>Lawyers are often called upon by their older clients to draft contracts, make up wills or powers of attorney, or provide other forms of legal advice or service...
  5. ncbi If an attorney wants a "friendly chat"
    John M Fitzpatrick
    LeClair Ryan, Richmond, VA, USA
    Med Econ 82:68. 2005
  6. ncbi Contingency fee legal actions in the U.S.A
    Leslie Hershkowitz
    Med Health R I 88:35. 2005
  7. ncbi Let's be realistic about countersuits
    Mark Gorney
    Med Econ 81:118. 2004
  8. ncbi The influence of opening statement/closing argument organizational strategy on juror verdict and damage awards
    Shelley C Spiecker
    Department of Communication and Journalism, Auburn University, 217 Tichenor Hall, Auburn, Alabama 36849, USA
    Law Hum Behav 27:437-56. 2003
    ....
  9. ncbi The future for peer review. Florida's constitutional amendment chills quality community
    Maureen Glabman
    Trustee 58:6-10, 12, 1. 2005
    ..A new amendment to its state constitution has opened up Florida's peer review meeting notes to the public, with chilling effects on the entire peer review process...
  10. ncbi Medical malpractice
    David M Studdert
    Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, USA
    N Engl J Med 350:283-92. 2004
  11. ncbi "I didn't know I was suing you!"
    Dorothy L Pennachio
    Med Econ 80:77-80, 85. 2003
  12. ncbi Looking beyond the new tort reform legislation
    Hugh A Gamble
    J Miss State Med Assoc 45:212. 2004
  13. ncbi Malpractice. Do other countries hold the key?
    Robert Lowes
    Med Econ 80:58-60, 63-4. 2003
  14. ncbi How a successful litigator decides whether or not to sue you
    James W Saxton
    Stevens and Lee Health Law Department, Stevens and Lee, 25 North Queen Street, Suite 602, Lancaster, PA 17608 1594, USA
    J Med Pract Manage 23:90-3. 2007
    This article aims to help physicians and other healthcare providers understand what prompts plaintiff lawyers to take on medical malpractice cases and to name the healthcare provider as a defendant in the suit...
  15. ncbi American Health Lawyers Association: the year in review 2002-2003
    Peter Leibold
    American Health Lawyers Association
    J Health Law 36:377-402. 2003
    Every year, the Practice Groups of the American Health Lawyers Association assemble a Year in Review summary of the leading developments in case law, legislation, and administrative actions affecting healthcare...
  16. ncbi Charges of a different kind. Providers say overzealous prosecutors are wrongly trying to transform poor medical judgment into criminal intent
    Gregg Blesch
    Mod Healthc 37:6-7, 16, 1. 2007
    ..Some fear the criminal cloud could lead to fewer people entering or staying in the field. However, if the caregiver is guilty of gross negligence, Denham says: "Hang 'em"...
  17. ncbi The structure of medical malpractice decision-making in Japan
    Akihito Hagihara
    Department of Health Services Management and Policy, Kyushu University Graduate School of Medicine, Japan
    J Law Med 11:162-84. 2003
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  18. ncbi [Medical opinions in court--a challenge for communication between physicians and lawyers]
    Ch Dierks
    Zentrum für Human und Geisteswissenschaften Charité Universitatäsmedizin Berlin
    Versicherungsmedizin 57:20-4. 2005
    Medical opinions in court constitute a great challenge in regard to communication between physicians and lawyers. Considerable differences in their professional training and requirements frequently result in misunderstandings...
  19. ncbi Debunking medical malpractice myths: unraveling the false premises behind "tort reform"
    Geoff Boehm
    Center for Justice and Democracy, USA
    Yale J Health Policy Law Ethics 5:357-69. 2005
  20. ncbi "Just say no": experts' late withdrawal from cases to preserve independence and objectivity
    Thomas G Gutheil
    Program in Psychiatry and the Law, Massachusetts Mental Health Center, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA, USA
    J Am Acad Psychiatry Law 32:390-4. 2004
    ..The authors examine the foundations of such a right, the potential obstacles to exercising it, the factors that might enter into such a decision, and the possible consequences of late withdrawal...
  21. ncbi Malpractice reform. Florida: round two
    Wayne J Guglielmo
    Med Econ 84:50, 53-4, 56. 2007
  22. ncbi Anatomy of malpractice defense, part 1: suit through discovery
    Rebecca W West
    Piedmont Liability Trust, Charlottesville, VA 22903, USA
    J Am Coll Radiol 1:383-5. 2004
  23. ncbi A plaintiff attorney's candid view of medical malpractice
    David J Pritchard
    Salvi, Schostok and Pritchard P C, 181 West Madison Street, Suite 3800, Chicago, IL 60602, USA
    Clin Perinatol 32:191-202, viii. 2005
    ..Those subjects are: (1) the top five reasons why doctors get sued, (2) avoiding less than optimal legal representation, and (3) the importance of nonmedical issues in litigation...
  24. ncbi How I pick the doctors I'll sue. A conversation with plaintiffs' attorney Bruce Fagel, MD, JD. Interview by Berkeley Rice
    Bruce Fagel
    Med Econ 81:54-9. 2004
  25. ncbi If a lawyer calls
    Lee J Johnson
    Med Econ 84:30. 2007
  26. ncbi Medical malpractice
    Robert A Herbert
    N Engl J Med 350:1798. 2004
  27. ncbi Juries: 'democracy in action'
    John Edwards
    Newsweek 142:53. 2003
  28. ncbi Malpractice: are you making your case worse?
    Berkeley Rice
    Med Econ 84:74-8. 2007
  29. ncbi Thomas B. Ferguson Lecture. The hidden cost of medical liability litigation
    Donald J Palmisano
    Ann Thorac Surg 78:9-13. 2004
  30. ncbi Health care on trial: America's medical malpractice crisis
    Dean J Kereiakes
    The Lindner Center for Research and Education Ohio Heart Health Center, 2123 Auburn Ave, Suite 424, Cincinnati, Ohio 45219, USA
    Circulation 109:2939-41. 2004
  31. ncbi When attorneys come back for seconds. Increased attorney fees for extraordinary work in medical malpractice cases
    Richie Kemp
    Southern Illinois University School of Law, Law Journal Office, Carbondale, Illinois 62901, USA
    J Leg Med 25:79-93. 2004
  32. ncbi Will my malpractice case be settled? The physician-defendant's voice in the decision
    William H Archambault
    Piedmont Liability Trust, Charlottesville, VA 22903, USA
    Semin Diagn Pathol 24:119-30. 2007
    ..Familiarity with types of coverage, controls placed on defense costs and policy terms that determine decision-making authority on settlement issues are essential to making an informed purchase of insurance coverage...
  33. ncbi US doctors press for malpractice reform . But lawyers and consumer groups say proposals unfair to patients
    Michael McCarthy
    Lancet 362:377. 2003
  34. ncbi The future of health care arbitration in America
    Kenneth R Zuetel
    AHIP Cover 46:14, 94, 97-9. 2005
  35. ncbi The new medical malpractice crisis
    Michelle M Mello
    Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, USA
    N Engl J Med 348:2281-4. 2003
  36. ncbi The cost of white lies
    Martin J MacNeill
    Utah State Developmental Center, USA
    Fam Pract Manag 11:62-4. 2004
  37. ncbi How doctors sabotage their own defense
    Berkeley Rice
    Med Econ 79:36-8, 41. 2002
  38. ncbi Views of physicians, disciplinary board members and practicing lawyers on the new statutory disciplinary system for health care in The Netherlands
    Jacqueline M Cuperus-Bosma
    Department of Public and Occupational Health, Institute for Research in Extramural Medicine, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Health Policy 77:202-11. 2006
    ..69%, 65%, 60% and 60%, respectively), all 388 disciplinary board members (response 89%) and 43 practicing lawyers (response 65%)...
  39. ncbi Who are those guys? An empirical examination of medical malpractice plaintiffs' attorneys
    Catherine T Harris
    Wake Forest University, Winston Salem, North Carolina 27109, USA
    SMU Law Rev 58:225-50. 2005
  40. ncbi Legal. Legal experiments
    Richard Haugh
    Hosp Health Netw 79:20, 22-3. 2005
    ..As congress debates med-mal fixes, states are once again proving to be laboratories for reform. Legislators and providers are looking for innovative ways to curb the rising costs of liability insurance...
  41. ncbi The art of attorney interaction and courtroom testimony
    Gregory G Davis
    Department of Pathology, Forensic Division, University of Alabama at Birmingham, Alabama, USA
    Arch Pathol Lab Med 130:1305-8. 2006
    ..In our society it is well for a physician to know something of the workings of court and how to interact with attorneys. One need not go to law school to successfully navigate a legal proceeding as a physician witness...
  42. ncbi Reform has improved care
    Frederic H Pollock
    W V Med J 102:5. 2006
  43. ncbi A presidential boost for tort reform
    Wayne J Guglielmo
    Med Econ 79:65-6. 2002
  44. ncbi In his December 25 column of Connecticut Post, William A. Collins once again provided his imaginative overview of the medical liability insurance crisis
    Kenneth A Thomas
    Conn Med 70:281-3. 2006
  45. ncbi Loser pays laws are necessary to deter frivolous lawsuits
    Arthur H Gale
    Mo Med 103:98-100. 2006
  46. ncbi Physician cooperation with tort attorneys in litigatic fraud
    Thomas R Russell
    Mo Med 102:528. 2005
  47. ncbi Claims, errors, and compensation payments in medical malpractice litigation
    David M Studdert
    Department of Health Policy and Management, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    N Engl J Med 354:2024-33. 2006
    ..In the current debate over tort reform, critics of the medical malpractice system charge that frivolous litigation--claims that lack evidence of injury, substandard care, or both--is common and costly...
  48. ncbi Are frivolous suits really a problem?
    Gail Garfinkel Weiss
    Med Econ 83:31-5. 2006
  49. ncbi How to prepare for the medical malpractice trial
    Gregory J Minana
    Husch and Eppenberger, LLC, St Louis, USA
    Mo Med 103:476-7, 479-82. 2006
  50. ncbi Doctors who became lawyers: What they want you to know
    Mark Crane
    Med Econ 85:42-4, 46, 49-50. 2008
  51. ncbi ['No cure, no pay' in Dutch health care: fear of a culture of unwarranted claims]
    J Legemaate
    Ned Tijdschr Geneeskd 147:740-2. 2003
    ..Nevertheless, a no fault health insurance system is preferable to the contingency fee system...
  52. ncbi The rise of nursing home litigation: findings from a national survey of attorneys
    David G Stevenson
    Harvard University, USA
    Health Aff (Millwood) 22:219-29. 2003
    ..These findings elevate concerns about quality of nursing home care and indicate that litigation diverts resources from resident care, which may fuel quality problems...
  53. ncbi Clinical trials litigation: practical realities as seen from the trenches
    E Haavi Morreim
    College of Medicine, University of Tennessee Health Science Center, 956 Court, Suite B328, Memphis, TN 38163, USA
    Account Res 12:47-67. 2005
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  54. ncbi You've been sued. There's help
    Gail Garfinkel Weiss
    Med Econ 80:56, 59-60. 2003
  55. ncbi Fight No. 2: docs vs. lawyers
    Jeffrey H Birnbaun
    Fortune 147:110. 2003
  56. ncbi Medical aspects of malpractice crisis in Greece: medical responsibility: a doctor's view
    Emmanuel Michalodimitrakis
    Department of Forensic Sciences, University of Crete Medical School, Heraklion, Crete, Greece
    Am J Forensic Med Pathol 24:76-9. 2003
    ..Along these lines, the medical examiner stands between colleagues and lawyers, who have divergent intentions in the investigation of such cases...
  57. ncbi The defendant physician's deposition: fighting back--at last!
    Alan D Clark
    Mo Med 99:524-5. 2002
  58. ncbi Malpractice. How to survive a deposition
    Berkeley Rice
    Med Econ 82:45-8. 2005
  59. ncbi An overview of United States law
    Bryan A Liang
    Health Law and Policy Institute, University of Houston Law Center, 100 Law Center, Houston, TX 77204 6060, USA
    Hematol Oncol Clin North Am 16:1315-30. 2002
    ..Further, this understanding may assist them in more effective patient advocacy in their practices...
  60. ncbi Does someone have to die?
    Raymond E Cantor
    N J Med 99:41-2. 2002
  61. ncbi When the law is good medicine
    Christine O Gregoire
    J Law Med Ethics 30:41-4. 2002
  62. ncbi New perspectives on litigation and the public's health
    Diana Bontá
    California Department of Health Services, Sacramento, California, USA
    J Law Med Ethics 30:33-40. 2002
    ..She also points out that sometimes one can use the legislative process as an alternative to litigation to get a message out and force a correct decision...
  63. ncbi Called to testify? It's 90 percent preparation, 10 percent deposition
    Martha Vockley
    Vockley, Lang, LLC, Reston, VA, USA
    Biomed Instrum Technol 40:429-34. 2006
  64. ncbi [A proposal for reforming psychologists' training in France and in the European Union]
    J P Bouchard
    Centre international de sciences criminelles et pénales CISCP, 115, rue Saint Dominique, 75007 Paris, France
    Encephale 35:18-24. 2009
    ..This reform of psychologists' training would ensure a common pedestal of increased knowledge coupled with theoretical/practical competence. The positive consequences of such a reform would relate to many fields. Here are six examples...
  65. ncbi Practical strategies for defense in malpractice lawsuit: a case illustration
    Kwang Ming Chen
    Guam Memorial Hospital, University of Guam Aging Studies Institute, Guam
    Acta Neurol Taiwan 18:213-26. 2009
    ..Plaintiff's attorneys jumped to a lawsuit for $80+ millions, accusing defendant for failure to stop her seizures. They took the plaintiff to Honolulu and San Diego to confirm brain injury...
  66. ncbi Vocational rehabilitation with the industrially injured worker
    S M Blumenthal
    Ellis and Associates, Inc, Chicago, IL 60610
    J Hand Surg Am 12:926-30. 1987
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  67. ncbi Ethical and legal issues in the use of related donors for therapeutic insemination
    Lorna A Marshall
    Center for Fertility and Reproductive Endocrinology, Virginia Mason Medical Center, 1100 Ninth Ave, X11 FC, Seattle, Washington 98111, USA
    Urol Clin North Am 29:855-61. 2002
    ..Multiple visits to physicians, nurses, counselors, and lawyers may be necessary for a thorough assessment...
  68. ncbi Medical error reduction and tort reform through private, contractually-based quality medicine societies
    Duncan MacCourt
    Department of Psychiatry, Division of Psychiatry and Law, University of Massachusetts Medical School, USA
    Am J Law Med 35:505-61. 2009
    ..while limitations on collateral source recovery and damages might effectively reduce costs, patients and trial lawyers likely would not accept them without recompense...
  69. pmc Medical malpractice: a case study in medical and legal decision making
    M Piccirillo
    Government and Community Affairs, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, Connecticut 06510
    Yale J Biol Med 62:23-42. 1989
    ..Panel members explored several important policy issues. Among these were the effect of malpractice cases on doctor-patient communications and ethical issues concerning expert witnesses.(ABSTRACT TRUNCATED AT 400 WORDS)..
  70. ncbi Pathology expert witness testimony and pathology practice: a tale of 2 standards
    Elliott Foucar
    Arch Pathol Lab Med 129:1268-76. 2005
    ..finds one of his or her diagnostic decisions being evaluated by a legal system developed and controlled by lawyers and judges rather than by scientists or pathologists...
  71. ncbi Health research ethics review and needs of institutional ethics committees in Tanzania
    J K B Ikingura
    National Institute for Medical Research, P O Box 9653, Dar es Salaam, Tanzania
    Tanzan Health Res Bull 9:154-8. 2007
    ..6%), laboratory technologists (10.6%), religious leaders (4.5%), statisticians (3.0%), teachers (1.5%) and lawyers (1.5)...
  72. ncbi "Too stubborn to ever be governed by enforced insanity": Some therapeutic jurisprudence dilemmas in the representation of criminal defendants in incompetency and insanity cases
    Michael L Perlin
    New York Law School, USA
    Int J Law Psychiatry 33:475-81. 2010
    ..to the importance of the relationship between therapeutic jurisprudence (TJ) and the role of criminal defense lawyers in insanity and incompetency-to-stand-trial (IST) cases...
  73. ncbi Does the neurologist contribute to the care of patients with chronic back pain?
    Selim R Benbadis
    Department of Neurology, University of South Florida College of Medicine, Tampa, Fla 33606, USA
    Eur Neurol 48:61-4. 2002
    ..To review the disposition and outcome of patients with back pain seen in a neurology clinic, and determine the value of the neurologist's input...
  74. ncbi Obstetric and gynecologic malpractice in Turkey: incidence, impact, causes and prevention
    Erhan Buken
    Başkent Universitesi Tip Fakültesi Adli Tip A D Eskişehir Yolu 20 Km, Baglica Kampusu, Ankara, Turkey
    J Clin Forensic Med 11:233-47. 2004
    ..Care standards and breach of standards were examined...
  75. ncbi United Nations and human cloning: a slender and fortunate defence for biomedical research
    R G Edwards
    Reproductive BioMedicine Online, Duck End Farm, Dry Drayton, Cambridge CB3 8DB, UK
    Reprod Biomed Online 7:700-2. 2003
    ..After detailed consultations with scientists, clinicians, ethicists and lawyers, many governments passed legislation permitting research under their own particular socially-defined conditions...
  76. pmc Community volunteerism of US physicians
    David Grande
    Department of Medicine, Division of General Internal Medicine, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA, USA
    J Gen Intern Med 23:1987-91. 2008
    ..Volunteerism has also received increasing attention in the national agenda for social change. Yet little is known about physicians' community volunteer activities...
  77. pmc Ethical and policy issues in cluster randomized trials: rationale and design of a mixed methods research study
    Monica Taljaard
    Ottawa Hospital Research Institute, Clinical Epidemiology Program, Ottawa Hospital, 1053 Carling Avenue, Civic Campus, C409, Ottawa, ON K1Y4E9, Canada
    Trials 10:61. 2009
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  78. ncbi Tobacco possession, use, and purchase laws and penalties in Minnesota: enforcement, tobacco diversion programs, and youth awareness
    DeAnn Lazovich
    Division of Epidemiology and Community Health, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN 55454, USA
    Nicotine Tob Res 9:S57-64. 2007
    ....
  79. doi Commentary: Granting medical licensure, honoring the Americans with disabilities act, and protecting the public: can we do all three?
    Steven I Altchuler
    Division of Psychiatry and Psychology Specialty Programs, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, Minnesota 55905, USA
    Acad Med 84:689-91. 2009
    ..individual autonomy (respecting the rights of each individual physician), amplified by the different approaches lawyers and physicians use to address conflicts...
  80. ncbi [Fourth evaluation of the law on the review of termination of life on request and assisted suicide (Euthanasia Act)]
    A van der Heide
    Erasmus MC, afd Maatschappelijke Gezondheidszorg, Rotterdam
    Ned Tijdschr Geneeskd 149:2187-9. 2005
    ..a survey among physicians and a panel study among physicians, nurses, members of euthanasia review committees, lawyers and ethicists...
  81. doi Cancer of the mouth and pharynx, occupation and exposure to chemical agents in Finland [in 1971-95]
    Laura Tarvainen
    Department of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery, Institute of Dentistry, University of Helsinki, Helsinki, Finland
    Int J Cancer 123:653-9. 2008
    ..Elevated SIRs were observed among lawyers, authors, journalists, performing artists, musicians, electronics and telefitters, painters (building), building ..
  82. ncbi Hospital ethics approval for a population-based case-control study of very preterm birth
    Lyndsey F Watson
    Mother and Child Health Research, La Trobe University, 324 328 Little Lonsdale Street, Victoria, Melbourne, VIC 3000, Australia
    Aust Health Rev 31:514-22. 2007
    ..To describe the process involved in obtaining ethics approval for a study aiming to recruit women from all maternity hospitals in Victoria, Australia...
  83. ncbi [Suicide: clinical and systematic aspects of the self-responsibility dimension]
    Gadi Lubin
    Health Corpus, Israel Defense Forces
    Harefuah 146:364-7, 405. 2007
    ..Doctors, psychologists, social workers, lawyers and Renaissance men are trying to research factors leading to suicide...
  84. ncbi [Intellectual property in natural sciences]
    Tomasz Twardowski
    Instytut Chemii Bioorganicznej PAN, ul Noskowskiego 12, 61 704 Poznań i Politechnika Lódzka
    Postepy Biochem 54:20-3. 2008
    ..Between not cited here is law and consequently the needs of cooperation between researchers and lawyers. There are several barriers in this co-operation, for example: nomenclature as well as the way of thinking...
  85. pmc Evaluating common de-identification heuristics for personal health information
    Khaled El Emam
    CHEO Research Institute, 401 Smyth Road, Ottawa, ON K1H 8L1, Canada
    J Med Internet Res 8:e28. 2006
    ..De-identification heuristics are provided in the Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act Privacy Rule, funding agency and professional association privacy guidelines, and common practice...
  86. ncbi Eighth international mesothelioma interest group
    M Carbone
    Thoracic Oncology, Cancer Research Center of Hawaii, University of Hawaii, Honolulu, HI, USA
    Oncogene 26:6959-67. 2007
    ..individuals, scientists, physicians, public health officials, politicians, unions of asbestos workers, lawyers and the public at large...
  87. doi Interest-based mediation of medical malpractice lawsuits: a route to improved patient safety?
    Chris Stern Hyman
    Medical Mediation Group
    J Health Polit Policy Law 35:797-828. 2010
    ..Defense lawyers were less likely than plaintiff attorneys to mediate...
  88. ncbi The successful evolution of a voluntary vessel safety program in the USA
    Leslie Hughes
    North Pacific Fishing Vessel Owners Association Vessel Safety Program, 1900 West Emerson Place, Suite 101, Seattle, WA 98119, USA
    Int Marit Health 57:85-93. 2006
    ..The NPFVOA also publishes a quarterly newsletter covering its safety program, other relevant safety information and reports of lessons learned from serious fishing vessel accidents...
  89. ncbi [Legislative initiatives concerning euthanasia]
    Hans Ludwig Schreiber
    Institut für Kriminalwissenschaften, Abt für Arzt und Arzneimittelrecht des Juristischen Seminars, Universitat Gottingen
    Z Evid Fortbild Qual Gesundhwes 102:208-14. 2008
    ..the German Bundestag as well as an alternative draft issued by criminal law teachers and a decision of the German Lawyers and Law Teachers Association (Deutscher Juristentag) all seek to achieve a legal regulation of euthanasia...
  90. ncbi The High Court's lost chance in medical negligence: Tabet v Gett (2010) 240 CLR 537
    Thomas Faunce
    ANU College of Law and Medical School
    J Law Med 18:275-83. 2010
    ..compensation to cover the long-term care required for such a condition, the girl (through her parents and lawyers) sued her treating physician...
  91. ncbi Medicolegal analysis of 100 malpractice claims against bariatric surgeons
    Daniel Cottam
    Surgical Weight Control Center, Las Vegas, Nevada, USA
    Surg Obes Relat Dis 3:60-6; discussion 66-7. 2007
    ..Very few studies have addressed malpractice litigation specific to bariatric surgery. This study was designed to analyze litigation trends in bariatric surgery to prevent further lawsuits and improve patient care...
  92. ncbi Litigation in obstetrics: a lesson learnt and a lesson to share
    Min Min Chou
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Taichung Veterans General Hospital, Chung Shan Medical University, Taichung, Taiwan
    Taiwan J Obstet Gynecol 45:1-9. 2006
    ..In-depth review of pregnancy-related deaths and major morbidities can help determine strategies needed to continue making pregnancy safer...
  93. ncbi [Euthanasia: the law, a few notions and the question of assisted suicide]
    J Herremans
    Commission fédérale de Contrôle et d Evaluation de l Euthanasie
    Rev Med Brux 29:423-8. 2008
    ..The doctor must declare the act of euthanasia to a Federal Commission composed of 8 doctors, 4 lawyers and 4 persons familiar with the problems of patients suffering from an incurable disease...
  94. ncbi The Canadian Criminal Code provisions for mentally disordered offenders: a survey of experiences, attitudes, and knowledge
    A S Crisanti
    Department of Psychology, University of Hawaii, Kealakekua, Hawaii, USA
    Can J Psychiatry 45:816-21. 2000
    To systematically survey Alberta psychiatrists and lawyers regarding their knowledge of, attitudes toward, and experiences with the Criminal Code provisions regarding mentally disordered offenders to better understand the lack of impact ..
  95. pmc Epidemiology of the third wave of tobacco litigation in the United States, 1994-2005
    Clifford E Douglas
    Tobacco Control Law and Policy Consulting, 3189 Rumsey Drive, Ann Arbor, MI 48105 3437, USA
    Tob Control 15:iv9-16. 2006
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  96. ncbi Children's living arrangements following separation and divorce: insights from empirical and clinical research
    Joan B Kelly
    Fam Process 46:35-52. 2007
    ..most often by one or both parents or, failing private agreement, as a result of recommendations and decisions by lawyers, therapists, custody evaluators, or family courts...
  97. ncbi The teaching of legal medicine in Australasia
    Roy G Beran
    University of New South Wales, Strategic Health Evaluators, Faculty of Medicine, Suite 5, Level 6, 12 Thomas Street, Sydney, NSW 2067, Australia
    J Forensic Leg Med 14:284-8. 2007
    The interface of medicine and law highlights the difference between doctors and lawyers. It is the doctor's role to determine his or her adversary (diagnosing an illness) and to decide the optimal means for overcoming same, such that the ..
  98. ncbi The Research on Adverse Drug Events and Reports (RADAR) project
    Charles L Bennett
    Jesse Brown VA Medical Center Mid West Center for Health Services and Policy Research, Chicago, Ill 60611, USA
    JAMA 293:2131-40. 2005
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  99. ncbi The medical malpractice crisis: what is the cause? Is there a cure?
    Debra Cascardo
    The Cascardo Consulting Group, One Fox Run, Armonk, NY 10504, USA
    J Med Pract Manage 22:283-6. 2007
    ..In addition to practicing sound medicine, physicians and their staffs must follow sound business policies and customer service procedures in their practices...
  100. ncbi HIPAA privacy regulations clarified: let calm prevail
    Todd A Rodriguez
    Alice G Gosfield and Associates, P C, 2309 Delancey Place, Philadelphia, PA 19103, USA
    J Med Pract Manage 19:61-6. 2003
    ..This article identifies some common conundrums and issues physician practices are likely to encounter in implementing the regulations and offers practical guidance for addressing them...
  101. ncbi The role of the radiation safety specialist as witness: risk communication with attorneys, judges, and jurors
    R H Johnson
    Communication Science Institute, Inc, and CSI Radiation Safety Academy, Gaithersburg, MD 20877, USA
    Health Phys 81:661-9. 2001
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Research Grants73

  1. Childhood Lead Poisoning Prevention
    William Paul; Fiscal Year: 2006
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  2. Protecting Privacy in Health Research
    FRED CATE; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ....
  3. Protecting Privacy in Health Research
    FRED CATE; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ....
  4. Chicago Westside Partnership for Children's Asthma Initiative (CWPC-AI)
    Steven Whitman; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ....
  5. ETHICAL ISSUES IN INTERNATIONAL HEALTH RESEARCH
    Richard Cash; Fiscal Year: 1999
    ..Members of the interdisciplinary faculty included physicians, ethicists, public health specialists, lawyers, and anthropologists, many with extensive experience working in developing countries...
  6. Chicago Westside Partnership for Children's Asthma Initiative (CWPC-AI)
    Steven Whitman; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ....
  7. ETHICAL ISSUES IN INTERNATIONAL HEALTH RESEARCH
    Richard Cash; Fiscal Year: 2000
    ..Members of the interdisciplinary faculty included physicians, ethicists, public health specialists, lawyers, and anthropologists, many with extensive experience working in developing countries...
  8. Interactive ELSI Curriculum for Primary Care Residents
    Michael Wilkes; Fiscal Year: 2003
    ..OUR TEAM: We have a unique set of experienced medical educators, multi-media experts, geneticists, lawyers, ethicists, medical anthropologists, communication researchers, and primary care doctors as the core of our ..
  9. Interactive ELSI Curriculum for Primary Care Residents
    Michael Wilkes; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..OUR TEAM: We have a unique set of experienced medical educators, multi-media experts, geneticists, lawyers, ethicists, medical anthropologists, communication researchers, and primary care doctors as the core of our ..
  10. Interactive ELSI Curriculum for Primary Care Residents
    Michael Wilkes; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..OUR TEAM: We have a unique set of experienced medical educators, multi-media experts, geneticists, lawyers, ethicists, medical anthropologists, communication researchers, and primary care doctors as the core of our ..
  11. Pharmacoepidemiology and Pharmacogenetics of a Statin AE
    Bruce Psaty; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..coli and evaluated for their functional significance. The study of cerivastatin-associated rhabdomyolysis may advance our understanding of the pharmacoepidemiology and the pharmacogenetics of CYP2C8, UGT1A1 and UGT1A3. ..
  12. Pharmacoepidemiology and Pharmacogenetics of a Statin AE
    Bruce Psaty; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..coli and evaluated for their functional significance. The study of cerivastatin-associated rhabdomyolysis may advance our understanding of the pharmacoepidemiology and the pharmacogenetics of CYP2C8, UGT1A1 and UGT1A3. ..
  13. Pharmacoepidemiology and Pharmacogenetics of Statin AE
    Bruce Psaty; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..coli and evaluated for their functional significance. The study of cerivastatin-associated rhabdomyolysis may advance our understanding of the pharmacoepidemiology and the pharmacogenetics of CYP2C8, UGT1A1 and UGT1A3. ..
  14. Feasibility, benefits, and acceptability of lowering the BAC standard in the US
    David W Eby; Fiscal Year: 2012
    ..Highway Safety Association;Association of Prosecuting Attorneys;National Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers;American Judges Association;national Alcoholic Beverage Control Association;National Restaurant Association;US ..
  15. A Study of Cancer Diagnosis as a Risk Factor for Personal Bankruptcy
    Scott Ramsey; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..We will also examine the impact of regional factors such as the Washington State bankruptcy exemption level, lawyers per capita, and state income growth...
  16. DISTANCE-LEARNING FOR IRBS ON ETHICAL ISSUES IN GENETICS
    Dorothy Wertz; Fiscal Year: 1999
    ..Trainees will include physicians, nurses, social workers, psychologists, lawyers, community representatives, clergy, pharmacists and others who may serve on IRBs...
  17. DISTANCE-LEARNING FOR IRBS ON ETHICAL ISSUES IN GENETICS
    Dorothy Wertz; Fiscal Year: 1999
    ..Trainees will include physicians, nurses, social workers, psychologists, lawyers, community representatives, clergy, pharmacists and others who may serve on IRBs...
  18. A Study of Cancer Diagnosis as a Risk Factor for Personal Bankruptcy
    Scott D Ramsey; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..We will also examine the impact of regional factors such as the Washington State bankruptcy exemption level, lawyers per capita, and state income growth...
  19. Dev. of a Suicide Prevention Training Curr f/Justice Sys Gatekeepers
    Henry J Steadman; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..The potential for this project to have a significant impact on public health is paramount, as is its potential to act as a vehicle for creating, facilitating and integrating successful community partnerships . ..
  20. Transitional Care Medication Safety and Medical Liability: Closing the Chasm
    CINDY LOU CORBETT; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..Subsequently, developed risk management strategies can be tested, replicated and disseminated to improve medication safety for patients;patient outcomes will be improved and lower overall health care costs will be realized. ..
  21. Evaluation of the Oregon Protective Leave Law for Victims of Violence
    Nancy Glass; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..PUBLIC HEALTH RELEVANCE: Narrative: This study will build the evidence necessary to advance workplace violence prevention programs and policies to support victims of domestic violence and their families. ..
  22. Evaluation of the Oregon Protective Leave Law for Victims of Violence
    NANCY E GLASS; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..PUBLIC HEALTH RELEVANCE: Narrative: This study will build the evidence necessary to advance workplace violence prevention programs and policies to support victims of domestic violence and their families. ..
  23. Ethical and Legal Challenges in Communicating Individual Biomonitoring and Person
    JULIA G contact BRODY; Fiscal Year: 2011
    ..focus groups to further examine multiple perspectives and stimulate dialogue among researchers, IRB officials, lawyers, clinicians, and community health advocates, and (4) based on results of the other specific aims, develop, peer ..
  24. Ethical and Legal Challenges in Communicating Individual Biomonitoring and Person
    Rachel Morello Frosch; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..focus groups to further examine multiple perspectives and stimulate dialogue among researchers, IRB officials, lawyers, clinicians, and community health advocates, and (4) based on results of the other specific aims, develop, peer ..
  25. HUMAN GENOME WORKSHOP--ETHICS, LAW AND SOCIAL POLICY
    Sherman Elias; Fiscal Year: 1990
    ..Conclusions and Future Directions and Strategies. In each block selected individuals (scientists, ethicists, lawyers, and so forth) who have prepared and distributed background papers will lead a discussion among the participants ..
  26. Multidisciplinary approaches to emerging global health issues
    HALA AZZAM; Fiscal Year: 2007
    unreadable] DESCRIPTION (provided by applicant): There is a critical shortage of healthcare, lawyers, pharmacists, etc., trained in public health research with expertise in international health...
  27. Multidisciplinary approaches to emerging global health
    John Morris; Fiscal Year: 2005
    There is a critical shortage of healthcare, lawyers, pharmacists, etc., trained in public health research with expertise in international health...
  28. Multidisciplinary approaches to emerging global health *
    John Morris; Fiscal Year: 2006
    unreadable] DESCRIPTION (provided by applicant): There is a critical shortage of healthcare, lawyers, pharmacists, etc., trained in public health research with expertise in international health...
  29. DNA Fingerprinting and Civil Liberties
    Benjamin Moulton; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..To these ends, a series of small workshops involving ethicists, lawyers, political and social scientists, forensic experts, defense lawyers and prosecutors, and representatives of ..
  30. DNA Fingerprinting and Civil Liberties
    Benjamin Moulton; Fiscal Year: 2003
    ..To these ends, a series of small workshops involving ethicists, lawyers, political and social scientists, forensic experts, defense lawyers and prosecutors, and representatives of ..
  31. DNA Fingerprinting and Civil Liberties
    Benjamin Moulton; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..To these ends, a series of small workshops involving ethicists, lawyers, political and social scientists, forensic experts, defense lawyers and prosecutors, and representatives of ..
  32. Rapid Assessment of Drug Law & Policy in the FSU & CEE
    Zita Lazzarini; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..the RPAR to document laws and law enforcement practices in the three countries; 2) to build the capacity of local lawyers, social science researchers and public health personnel to collect and use data on laws, policies, and practices ..
  33. Rapid Assessment of Drug Law & Policy in the FSU & CEE
    Zita Lazzarini; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..the RPAR to document laws and law enforcement practices in the three countries; 2) to build the capacity of local lawyers, social science researchers and public health personnel to collect and use data on laws, policies, and practices ..
  34. Deterring Drunk Driving: Beliefs, Preferences, Outcomes, and Welfare Implications
    Frank Sloan; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ....
  35. Rapid Assessment of Drug Law & Policy in the FSU & CEE
    Zita Lazzarini; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..the RPAR to document laws and law enforcement practices in the three countries; 2) to build the capacity of local lawyers, social science researchers and public health personnel to collect and use data on laws, policies, and practices ..
  36. Deterring Drunk Driving: Beliefs, Preferences, Outcomes, and Welfare Implications
    Frank Sloan; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ....
  37. Rapid Assessment of Drug Law & Policy in the FSU & CEE
    Zita Lazzarini; Fiscal Year: 2003
    ..the RPAR to document laws and law enforcement practices in the three countries; 2) to build the capacity of local lawyers, social science researchers and public health personnel to collect and use data on laws, policies, and practices ..
  38. Rapid Assessment of Drug Law & Policy in the FSU & CEE
    Zita Lazzarini; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..the RPAR to document laws and law enforcement practices in the three countries; 2) to build the capacity of local lawyers, social science researchers and public health personnel to collect and use data on laws, policies, and practices ..
  39. Open Disclosure and Medical Claims Study
    John Buckley; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..Implementing and evaluating a process that increases open disclosure will ultimately improve patient safety and create a culture that rewards trust and communication among providers and patients. ..
  40. AGREEMENT AND POSSIBLE BIAS IN SEXUAL ABUSE EXAMINATIONS
    JAN PARADISE; Fiscal Year: 1993
    ....
  41. AGREEMENT AND POSSIBLE BIAS IN SEXUAL ABUSE EXAMINATIONS
    JAN PARADISE; Fiscal Year: 1992
    ....
  42. APOPTOSIS INTERVENTION IN CELL AND ORGAN PRESERVATION
    Robert Van Buskirk; Fiscal Year: 1999
    ..HTS supplemented with apoptosis inhibitors blocks this process and improves HTS's performance. CMS patent lawyers have advised BioLife Technologies that the inclusion of apoptosis inhibitors in a future generation series of ..
  43. CLINICAL SEARCH RETRIEVAL FROM FOUR ELECTRONIC DATABASES
    R Haynes; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..and rapidly increasing direct use of these databases by clinicians, researchers, educators, administrators, lawyers, journalists, patients, and the general public, whose interests are primarily directed towards a small subset of ..
  44. CLINICAL SEARCH RETRIEVAL FROM FOUR ELECTRONIC DATABASES
    R Haynes; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..and rapidly increasing direct use of these databases by clinicians, researchers, educators, administrators, lawyers, journalists, patients, and the general public, whose interests are primarily directed towards a small subset of ..
  45. EFFECTS OF PUBLIC SUBSIDIES ON USE OF LONG TERM CARE
    Frank Sloan; Fiscal Year: 1991
    ..and entry (certificate of need) regulations by surveying state agencies, state nursing home associations, and lawyers specializing in obtaining Medicaid benefits for clients...
  46. CLINICAL SEARCH RETRIEVAL FROM FOUR ELECTRONIC DATABASES
    R Haynes; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..and rapidly increasing direct use of these databases by clinicians, researchers, educators, administrators, lawyers, journalists, patients, and the general public, whose interests are primarily directed towards a small subset of ..
  47. EFFECTS OF PUBLIC SUBSIDIES ON USE OF LONG TERM CARE
    Frank Sloan; Fiscal Year: 1993
    ..and entry (certificate of need) regulations by surveying state agencies, state nursing home associations, and lawyers specializing in obtaining Medicaid benefits for clients...
  48. STATE GOVERNMENTS AND THE HUMAN GENOME PROJECT
    R Brown; Fiscal Year: 1991
    ..The meetings will be followed by Proceedings, which will be distributed widely in state governments and to other interested parties...
  49. ETHICAL AND LEGAL IMPLICATIONS OF GENETIC TESTING
    ALBERT TEICH; Fiscal Year: 1990
    ..Science (AAAS), through its Committee on Scientific Freedom and Responsibility (CSFR) and National Conference of Lawyers and Scientists (NCLS, jointly appointed with the American Bar Association), proposes to examine the ethical, ..
  50. Rapid Assessment of Drug Law & Policy in the FSU & CEE
    Zita Lazzarini; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..the RPAR to document laws and law enforcement practices in the three countries; 2) to build the capacity of local lawyers, social science researchers and public health personnel to collect and use data on laws, policies, and practices ..
  51. Rapid Assessment of Drug Law & Policy in the FSU & CEE
    Zita Lazzarini; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..the RPAR to document laws and law enforcement practices in the three countries; 2) to build the capacity of local lawyers, social science researchers and public health personnel to collect and use data on laws, policies, and practices ..
  52. Communities Organized Against Asthma and Lead (COAL)
    Jonathan Ward; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..The primary purpose of Project COAL is to give De Madres a Madres the means to provide services to reduce the exposure of children in their community to agents that can result in lead exposure and asthma exacerbation. ..
  53. Communities Organized Against Asthma and Lead (COAL)
    Jonathan Ward; Fiscal Year: 2003
    ..The primary purpose of Project COAL is to give De Madres a Madres the means to provide services to reduce the exposure of children in their community to agents that can result in lead exposure and asthma exacerbation. ..
  54. Communities Organized Against Asthma and Lead (COAL)
    Jonathan Ward; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..The primary purpose of Project COAL is to give De Madres a Madres the means to provide services to reduce the exposure of children in their community to agents that can result in lead exposure and asthma exacerbation. ..
  55. Communities Organized Against Asthma and Lead (COAL)
    Jonathan Ward; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..The primary purpose of Project COAL is to give De Madres a Madres the means to provide services to reduce the exposure of children in their community to agents that can result in lead exposure and asthma exacerbation. ..
  56. CONFERENCE--IMPACT OF NEW GENETIC TECH ON LAW, MEDICINE
    David Page; Fiscal Year: 2000
    ..Society: Impact of New Technologies on Law, Medicine, and Policy, will bring together more than 800 physicians, lawyers, ethicists, scientists, clergy, students, consumers, and consumer advocates to explore the opportunities and ..
  57. A CASE-BASED ETHICS CURRICULUM FOR THE BIOTECH INDUSTRY
    Barbara Koenig; Fiscal Year: 2000
    ..In this way the case material developed will be accessible to anyone interested in the ethical and social consequences of commercializing human genome research. ..
  58. THE PSYCHODYNAMICS OF POLITICAL TERRORISM
    JEANNE KNUTSON; Fiscal Year: 1980
    ....
  59. RETROSPECTIVE STUDY OF HOMICIDE SURVIVOR ADAPTATION
    MORTON BARD; Fiscal Year: 1980
    ....
  60. MULTIMEDIA LONG-TERM CARE RESOURCE
    PENELOPE LANTZ; Fiscal Year: 2003
    ..professionals, including employee benefits coordinators, public health, medical and nursing personnel, elder care lawyers and others who provide legal assistance, insurance companies, social workers and other senior service providers, ..
  61. MODEL FOR STATE POLICY ON GENETIC TESTING/SCREENING
    Ann Carroll; Fiscal Year: 1999
    ..carried out by the Task Force's standing membership, which includes prominent physicians, nurses, bioethicists, lawyers, community advocates, and religious leaders, in conjunction with the Task Force's three-person professional staff ..
  62. CORE--RESEARCH TRAINING AND INFORMATION TRANSFER
    David Wekstein; Fiscal Year: 2000
    ..Our conference will be planned for attorneys and another conference will be for police, fire and emergency medical workers. ..
  63. Patient Advocacy Summit: Patients at the Center of Care
    Jo Anne Earp; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..together leaders from a wide spectrum of professions (physicians and other health care providers, social workers, lawyers, public health professionals, heads of nonprofit and grassroots organizations, parent-advocates, citizen ..
  64. HUMAN GENOME PROJECT: A PUBLIC FORUM
    Deborah Eunpu; Fiscal Year: 1991
    ..include: consumers (individuals who have a genetic condition or risk), genetics and other health professionals, lawyers, industrial representatives, and ethicists...
  65. CONFERENCE ON SELF-DESTRUCTING (SINGLE-USE) SYRINGES
    Michael Marmor; Fiscal Year: 1990
    ....
  66. COMPARING PROGRAMS FOR MONITORING NGRI'S
    Lisa Callahan; Fiscal Year: 1992
    ..The implications of this research may be used to determine what type of conditional release program most appropriately balances public protection with individual rights...
  67. COMPARING PROGRAMS FOR MONITORING NGRI'S
    Lisa Callahan; Fiscal Year: 1990
    ..The implications of this research may be used to determine what type of conditional release program most appropriately balances public protection with individual rights...
  68. SOUTHERN STATES MALPRACTICE REFORM DISSEMINATION CONFERE
    MICHELE GEHSHAN; Fiscal Year: 1991
    ....
  69. Interdisciplinary Curriculum in Global Health Training (INCIGHT)
    Phalguni Gupta; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..objective of the INCIGHT program is to prepare the next generation of scientists, physicians, policy makers and lawyers to tackle the global health crisis in an interdisciplinary manner...
  70. HUMAN EXPERIMENTATION COMMITTEE NEWSLETTER
    Daniel Callahan; Fiscal Year: 1980
    ..subjects --primarily members of institutional review boards (IRBs), but also researchers, grants administrators, lawyers, government officials, and others...